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44 Possible Causes for Giddiness and Lightheadedness, Hyperkalemia, Sweating

  • Hypokalemia

    Abstract Hypokalemia and hyperkalemia are common electrolyte disorders caused by changes in potassium intake, altered excretion, or transcellular shifts.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Causes Hypokalemia always occurs as a result of excessive loss of potassium through the urine, sweat or stool.[rarediseases.org] Hyperkalemia occurred in 25,461 (7%) individuals, with 35.7% recurrence. Moderate/severe hyperkalemia occurred in 9059 (2.5%) with 28% recurrence.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hypoglycemia

    Spurious hypoglycemia, hyperkalemia and hypoxemia in chronic hemolytic anemia. Isr J Med Sci. 1990 Nov. 26(11):606-10. [Medline]. Jokinen CH, Swaim WR, Nuttall FQ.[emedicine.com] Severe hypoglycemia eventually lead to glucose deprivation of the central nervous system resulting in hunger; sweating; paresthesia; impaired mental function; seizures; coma[icd9data.com] A 66-year-old woman presented to an urgent care clinic for 2 to 3 weeks of general malaise, nausea/vomiting, night sweats, and dyspnea.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Orthostatic Hypotension

    […] depletion Electrolytes Electrolyte abnormalities from vomiting or diarrhea, or as cause of cardiac conduction abnormalities; clues to adrenal insufficiency (hyponatremia, hyperkalemia[aafp.org] Abnormalities of urination, salivation, sweating, and defecation can occur, though these are less common in PAF than in AAN.[emedicine.medscape.com] […] necessary, including symptoms elicited by OH, medications that the patient is taking and autonomic failure indications, such as severe constipation, incontinence, irregular sweating[symptoma.com]

  • Electrolytes Abnormal

    Hyperkalemia Pφ Severe hyperkalemia is a life-threatening emergency, requiring immediate treatment.[musculoskeletalkey.com] The fact that the sweat glands do not retain salt effectively in hot weather, during salt restriction or when DCA is administered, points to a disturbance in the sweat glands[pediatrics.aappublications.org] Hyperkalemia Several concepts in hypokalemia are relevant to hyperkalemia.[the-hospitalist.org]

  • Insulinoma

    Agents used in this therapy include the following: Diazoxide: Reduces insulin secretion Hydrochlorothiazide: Counteracts edema and hyperkalemia secondary to diazoxide and[emedicine.com] Abstract A 45-year-old female who presented with loss of consciousness and a cold sweat was found to have a pancreatic tumor and multiple liver metastases.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] He presented to our outpatient department with a two-week history of dizziness and morning cold sweats. A random serum glucose test revealed hypoglycaemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Polycythemia Vera

    […] diagnosis, while the patient was still being treated with hydroxyurea and phlebotomies, he noticed worsening of general conditions and fatigue, and the appearance of night sweats[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] More often, however, patients have symptoms that include headaches, ringing in the ears, tiring easily, memory problems, difficulty breathing, giddiness or lightheadedness[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Headaches Sweating and night sweats Ringing in the ears Blurred vision or blind spots Dizziness or vertigo Skin with red or purple hue, especially on the palms, ear lobes,[texasoncology.com]

  • Syncope

    ., giddiness, lightheadedness, tunnel vision, nausea, spots in the vision).[bcmj.org] A basic metabolic panel can be useful in identifying prerenal azotemia, hypernatremia or hyponatremia, or hyperkalemia or hypokalemia.[thecardiologyadvisor.com] […] which BFR was applied alone) but not thereafter (BFR sessions combined with NMES): 1 subject experienced a brief syncope and 2 other subjects exhibited presyncopal symptoms (sweating[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Anxiety Disorder

    Differential Diagnosis Other medical causes of anxiety symptoms: Cardiac— angina or myocardial infarction, arrhythmias, heart failure, shock Endocrine—Cushing's disease, hyperkalemia[clinicaladvisor.com] Other symptoms may be physical and include nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, headaches, sweating, and increased heart rate and blood pressure.[web.archive.org] […] potential amplitude, and greater increased in skin conductance level, systolic and diastolic blood pressure, critical fusion flicker frequency, and self-ratings of anxiety and sweating[doi.org]

  • Cardiogenic Syncope

    Congenital heart disease, cardiomyopathies, myocarditis and electrolyte disturbances such as hyperkalemia can all contribute to AV block as well.[emsworld.com] Lightheadedness Warm feeling Sweating yawning nausea Blurred vision Sudden blackout During neurocardiogenic syncope, may the following symptoms are prominent: Shuddering movement[medicalfoxx.com] […] so constricted that he or she can only see what is in front of them • Slow, weak pulse • Jerky and/or abnormal movements • Nausea • Blurry vision • Yawning • Cold, clammy sweats[eatingdisorders.com]

  • Acute Amphetamine Intoxication

    Severe hyperkalemia may be associated with cardiac arrest.[calsprogram.org] Radiated to the left of the chest and through to the back Associated with shortness of breath, sweating and nausea No cough, fever, haemoptysis Had some numbness in all 4[slideshare.net] Through running to get the blood circulating, followed by time in a dry-heat sauna to sweat out the drugs, and good nutirition and adequate sleep, drug residues flush out[narconon.org]

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